DFW Around Town: July 11-14, 2019

Kids Sharing Ice Cream
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By NewsRadio 1080 KRLD

Friday Night Drags - Texas Motor SpeedwayRev up your engines and head to the Texas Motor Speedway for the Friday Night Drags...the "run-what-you-brung" amateur drag racing series allows racers in seven vehicle categories to do battle on the Texas Motor Speedway pit road. This event takes place the next three Friday nights - July 12, July 19 and July 26. End-of-season champions will be crowned.

For more info: https://www.texasmotorspeedway.com/events/friday-night-drags


Dallas CASA Parade of PlayhousesThe 24th annual Dallas CASA Parade of Playhouses at NorthPark Center will features 17 amazing children's playhouses, including adorable campers, a food truck, an Apollo 11 space capsule, sweet cottages and a lemonade stand. The 17-day event kicks off on Friday and raffle tickets will be on sale for the opportunity to win a playhouse. All proceeds benefit abused children served by Dallas CASA.

For more info: https://artandseek.org/calendar/event/98107/dallas-casa-parade-of-playhouses


Fort Worth ZooThere are new kids in town at the Fort Worth Zoo. The Toyota Children's Ranch and Petting Corral gives human kids the chance to meet adorable farm animals such as miniature donkeys, pigs, chickens, longhorn calves, snakes and other species with Texas ties. Located in the zoo's Texas Wild area, the new exhibit is included with regular admission and open during normal zoo hours. 

For more info: www.fortworthzoo.org


Klyde Warren Park - Summer Movie SeriesKlyde Warren Park presents Movies in the Park every weekend and this Saturday - The Little Mermaid will be the feature. The movie starts at 8:30pm but come early to set up and grab a bite. There will be plenty of food trucks around to satisfy whatever food you may be craving.

For more info:  http://www.klydewarrenpark.org/things-to-do/signature-events/2019-summer-movie-series/index.html


Ice Cream Sundays - Bar 3606 Sundays just got a lot more fun with the all new "Ice Cream Sundays" at BAR 3606 on Greenville Avenue. From 8pm to 12am you can enjoy good music, good drinks, and hookah. It's a sweet ending to your weekend festivities.

For more info: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ice-cream-sundays-tickets-56264602942/amp